John Capgrave's Fifteenth Century

John Capgrave's Fifteenth Century

by Karen A. Winstead

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780812239775
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.
Publication date: 11/28/2006
Series: The Middle Ages Series
Pages: 248
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Karen A. Winstead is Associate Professor of English at The Ohio State University and author of Virgin Martyrs: Legends of Sainthood in Late Medieval England.

Table of Contents


Preface     ix
John Capgrave of Lynn     1
The Scholar in the World     18
Orthodoxies     51
Beyond Virginity     88
Capgrave and Lydgate: Sainthood, Sovereignty, and the Common Good     116
Epilogue     162
Notes     165
Bibliography     207
Index     225
Acknowledgments     233

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